The Red River College Rebels compete in two separate varsity sport leagues, the Manitoba Colleges Athletic Conference (soccer, basketball, volleyball, futsal) and the Northern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (basketball).
Manitoba Colleges Athletic Conference
The MCAC is the governing body for intercollegiate athletics in Manitoba.
Its mission is to foster the development of the student-athlete through the administration and promotion of intercollegiate athletics as part of the education experience and provide a leadership role in the development of sport in Manitoba.
Northern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
The NIAC is made up of ten colleges in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Manitoba.
NIAC sponsors men’s and women’s basketball for member institutions.